Cut down the wood with a miter saw and glue down individual boards around the base.
Literally place your dog on the center of the pallet to measure the bed to size and sand down the cut pallet.
Get two crates, one regular size and the other half sized, and stack them.
Measure out a dog bed, use a dremmel to cut pvc piping, and fill the pvc with sand for stability.
Take an old container, cut down the center, and paint gold.
Spray paint a small wood plaque and a hook, then screw together.
Create a feed bowl outline in barn wood and use tung oil to seal the wood.
Cut out a door in the drawer and add a knob with hinges.
Smooth out the ground with a hoe and rake, then use adhesive glue to put down outdoor carpeting.